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Does Floyd Mayweather Jr. Need Conor McGregor?

His hypothetical numbers may have been slightly askew, but when Conor McGregor stated in his recent interview with SportsCenter that Floyd Mayweather Jr. “needs” him, perhaps he wasn’t being as audacious as it first seemed. “He needs me, I don’t need him,” said the self-assured Irishman, when asked by Kenny Mayne about the recent talk of a boxing match between the pair. “That’s …

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Watch: Conor McGregor – “Floyd Mayweather Needs Me”

The day after his highly-publicized liaison with Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta in Los Angeles, Conor McGregor sat down with SportsCenter’s Kenny Mayne to discuss the manifold dramas that have swirled around him in recent weeks. ESPN released a snippet from the one-to-one interview on Friday, in which McGregor gave an update on the status of his relationship with the …

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Watch: Rousimar Palhares Gets Knocked Out In Just 45 Seconds

Rousimar Palhares saw his 4-fight winning streak come to a brutal conclusion on Saturday night at Venator FC 3 in Milan, as he was blasted out by unknown Norwegian Emil Weber Meek in just 45 seconds. In his previous 2 fights, Palhares had submitted a pair of highly-experienced former UFC welterweight title contenders, so it came as a major shock …

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The UFC Release Scotland’s Robert Whiteford

Given that the UFC decided not to renew the contract of Lucas Martins earlier in the week, it probably came as no surprise to Scotland’s Robert Whiteford when he got the call on Saturday morning to confirm that he had been released by the promotion . After all, the two featherweights last appeared in the octagon together and it was Martins …

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Could Conor McGregor And Nate Diaz Change Fighter Pay Forever?

As the most drawn out saga in MMA news continues, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor are still no closer to a rematch following a meeting between Diaz and the UFC brass. Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta flew out to California to meet with the Stockton native in his hometown, but the UFC president was not happy with the outcome. Talks reportedly …

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UFC Featherweight Sets Rather Strange And Very Specific World Record

Back-to-back losses in 2015 likely left a sour taste in the mouth of UFC featherweight Dennis Bermudez, but nothing compared to that left by his most recent competitive endeavours. Earlier this week, the 29-year-old veteran set a new Guinness World Record, demonstrating a skill that might prove handy in this post-IV-rehydration-ban era, by sucking a full-litre of lemon juice down, …

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Pic: What Are Floyd Mayweather Jr. And Jon Jones Discussing?

During a recent interview with FightHype.com, in which he also spoke of his “master plan” to make a fight with Conor McGregor happen, Floyd Mayweather Jr. revealed an interest in forming a business relationship with another UFC fighter – former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones. “We talkin’(sic), we communicating,” said Mayweather. “There’s a lot of fighters out there. Jon Jones is …

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